8017 a,b
Case, Lingerie
1920 Approximate
PLACEHOLDER Material: textile. Size: 12" W. x 23" L. Description: red challis - green, gold, brown and white paisley design - front folds up to form pocket with a fold over flap - 1/2" W. x 36" L. red silk ribbon forms two 18" ties for securing the flap. (a) red with white polka dotted cotton lining. (b) self-fabric lining.
From the Al Hensel estate donated by his daughter, Arlene Hensel Jabs and Raymond Jordan Jabs. Arlene Jabs was daughter of Al Hensel. Benjamin Heinrich Hensel was an evangelical minister who served many parishes in Minnesota. He lived in Waseca. Bags probably used as traveling cases, old fashioned material, red background.